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Martina McBride to play Ralston Arena
By Kevin Coffey
WORLD-HERALD STAFF WRITER


Martina McBride is starting over with a new album, new management and a new tour that will bring her to Ralston this summer.

The singer of "Concrete Angel," "This One's for the Girls" and "I'm Gonna Love You Through It" will perform at the Ralston Arena on July 19. Opening band Striking Matches also will appear.

McBride recently signed to a new label, acquired a new manager and, for the first time, wrote more than half of the songs on her last album.

Tickets to the concert, $45 to $125, go on sale May 24 at 10 a.m. at www.homepridetix.com, at the Ralston Arena box office or by phone at 800-440-3741.

McBride has been a regular performer in the area. She last performed here at the 2011 opening ceremonies for the College World Series, and she also performed in 2010 at the Mid-America Center and the Nebraska State Fair.

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Kevin covers music, whether it's pop, indie or punk, through artist interviews, reviews and trend stories. He also occasionally covers other entertainment, including video games and comic books.

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